Address: 30 mi. SW of Bisbee, Bisbee, Arizona. County/parish: Cochise.
Park name: Coronado.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.
The Coronado National Memorial commemorates the first organized expedition into the Southwest by conquistador Francisco Vásquez de Coronado. The memorial is located in a natural setting on the international border on the southeast flank of the Huachuca Mountains south of Sierra Vista, Arizona. The memorial confirms the ties that bind the United States and Mexico.(read more...)
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National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000168